Shopping & Style
Redesigned Vintage Clothing: Feel the love, again

They say that love is better the second time around, and when it comes to Preloved’s redesigned vintage clothing, we...

Shopping & Style
Ecofashion: Deconstruction, Reconstruction

Wearing one of her handmade wool sweaters, says ecofashion designer Michelle Bergeron-Mok of Mod to Modern, is like being wrapped...

Shopping & Style
Vancouver Ecofashion: Leather luxe redux

Dad's old leather jacket become daughter's hot new bag under Ashley Watson's sure-scissored, luxe and redux command.

Shopping & Style
Sans Soucie: From Hose to Haute

Though her cutting-edge collection, Sans Soucie, translates to “without a care,” it’s clear that such nonchalance doesn’t apply to the...

Design for the times

“Good design endures the whims of fashion,” says Shamina Senaratne.

Sustainable use of industrial leftovers

Say goodbye to the days of “disposability with deniability” and welcome today’s times of “sustainability with accountability,” says Ross MacMillan,

Strawberries and cream container

Pretty, yummy and fun for kids, this combo boasts both strawberries and bananas. Giant pompons of marigolds and geraniums complement...

Gifts from the forest

Seven years ago, when the B.C. Associations’ Co-operative of Small Wood Businesses (a.k.a. The Wood Co-op) opened its Granville Island...

Riding a ribbon of green along the Central Valley Greenway

Imagine pedaling in time to the chorus of songbirds, zipping past traffic and native shrubs and plants.

Food & Drink
Drinking for the environment

I just thought, what’s stopping me from setting it up in Vancouver?

Helen Goodland

Helen Goodland is surprised at how unsophisticated the average homebuyer is.

Ecodensity: Coming soon

Vancouver is consistently rated as one of the most livable cities in the world, right? Well, that depends on who...

Health & Fitness
The new boogeyman

Now we can add global warming to the boogeyman list. Thanks to media saturation levels, even Amish children know that...

Field of dreams

With the development of the Great Northern Way campus, John Robinson’s vision of a world-leading sustainability think-tank is inching one...

Shopping & Style
Green reading

DREAM CITY: VANCOUVER AND THE GLOBAL IMAGINATION Lance Berelowitz Vancouver, described by Berelowitz in his book as the poster child...

Deer-resistant container plants

Most wildlife avoid plants with hairy or prickly foliage and with milky sap or very strong oils. 1. Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little...

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